University of East Anglia

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally renowned university situated within a distinctive and attractive campus in the historic city of Norwich.

One of the UK’s top 10 universities for student satisfaction (Times Higher Education Student Survey, 2015), we are proud to offer excellent academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000 students. 

Since its foundation in 1963 the university’s commitment to achieving international standards of academic excellence has seen it placed in the world’s top 1% of universities (Times Higher Education World Rankings, 2014-15). 

The UEA campus itself is home to a unique, multi-cultural community, contributing to a lively social and cultural scene.

Norwich is just two hours from London and boasts some eight theatres, five museums, four cinemas, two cathedrals, and a castle, as well as modern developments such as The Forum, Millennium Library, and a regional BBC studio.

Chevening and the University of East Anglia

The University of East Anglia has received excellent Chevening Scholars for many years and been a country partner of Chevening in many different locations around the globe.

UEA says: 'We have enjoyed hosting and visiting regional Chevening receptions with our scholars and helping to ensure that both they and our institution make the most of their stay with UEA in the UK. 

'We wish to attract the best possible candidates to come to study with us; those individuals who will make a real difference to their future communities. Supporting future leaders is an excellent investment not only for our institution but also for the global community.'

Who do UEA support?

The University of East Anglia generously co-funds a number of Chevening Awards to support any one-year taught master's programme at UEA.

All applicants who wish to be considered for an award at UEA are encouraged to select the university as their first preference in their Chevening application.